Creating Self-Sustaining Communities

Newark SAS

Utilizing the approach of social entrepreneurship, Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. (Newark SAS) is a community-driven, 501c3 nonprofit organization based in Newark, NJ that implements various initiatives to increase awareness of environmental issues through educational programs and hands-on training. We strive to assist with the creation of self-sustaining communities by developing pathways for green jobs that contribute to self-sufficiency and community empowerment. We are achieving this by partnering with residents, community-based organizations and stakeholders, including local businesses. Your unyielding support is helping our small steps lead to big victories. 

Think Global, Act Local…That’s Glocal!

2017 Calendar of Events

Click the link to view and download our 2017 calendar.  All events listed are free and open to the public. Dates are subject to change.  Be sure to visit periodically for updates. Volunteers, collaborators, sponsorship and community support are welcomed. 2017 Calendar of Events  #supportthemovement


By combining the social logic of a nonprofit with the commercial logic of a for-profit, we provide a creative means of solving real world problems.

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Our programs allow individuals to become more informed about their environment and gain a holistic understanding of themselves and the world they inhabit.

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Here are ways you can play an active role and gain a greater understanding of environmental stewardship and community service.

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